Posts Tagged ‘ Ned Vare ’

Deschooling

Deschooling

In her current Closer Look feature Mary Nix spotlights Deschooling, which is defined by the late Ned Vare as “the word that describes the transition from school to a life of educating ourselves. It is usually the parents who need a helping hand in trusting their own children. That is because we have all...
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Luz Shosie and Ned Vare

We noted the passing of author and unschooling advocate Ned Vare last week, and we’re still coming across reminders of the good work Ned and his wife Luz Shosie did for homeschooling families, like this interview with Luz and Ned which Mary Nix did for HEM last year: “Homeschooling does not need to be...
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In Memoriam: Ned Vare

In Memoriam: Ned Vare

Yesterday our friend Judy Aron informed the homeschooling community that a great friend and longtime homeschool advocate, Ned Vare, had died. A fearless fighter for educational freedom, Ned and his wife Luz Shosie, inspired by the writings of John Holt, founded the Unschoolers Unlimited network; a blog titled “School Is Hell;” wrote a small...
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